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  • newStronger $ drags commodity prices
    Global commodity prices have fallen across the board in the current quarter and in a more pronounced way so far in September. Crude, precious metals, base metals and agriculture have all taken pri...
    - 8 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:50pm -
  • newInvestor advisory cautions against Mallya’s reappointment
    Opposes salary hike to Director & CFO
    - 8 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:50pm -
  • newRealty investment trusts: SEBI working on norms for IPOs, listing
    REITs unlikely to take off until income tax hurdles are addressed, say industry players
    - 13 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:45pm -
  • newRealty investment trusts: SEBI working on norms for IPOs, listing
    REITs unlikely to take off until income tax hurdles are addressed, say industry players
    - 13 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:45pm -
  • newIndiabulls Power (Buy)
    Motilal OswalIndiabulls Power (Buy)CMP: ₹12.89Target: ₹21Indiabulls Power capacity will grow to 2.7GW by CY15, three times the current capacity of 810 MW. It is...
    - 16 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:42pm -
  • newPTL Enterprises: AGM to decide on stake sale
    The stock of PTL Enterprises, part of Apollo Tyres group, will remain in focus as shareholders meet on Monday to decide on the sales of two hospitals for a sum of ₹181 crore. The Kerala Go...
    - 17 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:41pm -
  • newCox & Kings
    Credit Analysis & Research Ltd (CARE), the rating agency, has reaffirmed the 'CARE A1+ rating for Cox & Kings’ commercial papers and short-term bank facilities. Instruments with this...
    - 18 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:40pm -
  • newAnkit Metal & Power
    The board of directors of Ankit Metal & Power on Friday considered and approved the restructuring of the company’s debts according to the Corporate Debt Restructuring Letter of Approval.
    - 19 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:39pm -
  • newAdinath Textiles
    Adinath Textiles has informed the exchanges that the Appellate Authority for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction has stayed the Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction's opinio...
    - 20 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:38pm -
  • newGovt, industry to float trust to pep up brand image of Indian pharma
    Govt of India and industry will jointly float a trust to promote the brand image of Indian pharma globally and fight malicious campaigns.The trust, to be called Responsible Healt...
    - 20 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:38pm -

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  • newAlibaba IPO prices at top of range, raising $21.8 billion
    Alibaba Group Holding priced its initial public offering at $68 a share, the top end of the expected range, raising $21.8 billion on Thursday, in the latest sign of strong investor appetite for the Chinese e-commerce juggernaut.
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:18am -
  • newSensex closes flat; capital goods decline
    A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed flat in volatile trade on Friday as capital goods, oil and gas and automobile stocks fell on profit booking.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 10:16am -
  • newSensex extends gains, up 73 points in early trade
    The benchmark BSE Sensex on Friday rose over 73 points in early trade, extending gains for the third straight day on sustained buying by funds and retail investors, driven by rising optimism over trade ties with China amidst a firming trend overseas.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 10:16am -
  • newRupee up 10 paise against dollar in early trade
    Extending its rising streak for the the fourth straight day, the rupee strengthened by 10 paise to 60.74 against the US dollar in early trade on Friday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on continued selling of the American currency by exporters.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 10:13am -
  • Sensex recovers 139 points on hopes Fed will keep rates low
    After two days of sharp losses, the benchmark Sensex on Thursday rebounded from three-week lows and closed with a gain of 139 points in line with positive global markets on hopes Fed will retain its low interest rate regime and China will pump fresh funds in banks to boost lending.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Sep 14, 10:35am -

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  • newTech Mahindra aims to clock USD 5 billion revenues by FY17
    The company crossed USD 3 billion in revenues by the end of 2013-14 (from USD 2.6 billion in 2012-13) with nearly USD 500 million profit after tax.
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:14pm -
  • newVijay Mallya shouldn't continue on USL board: IiAS
    Kingfisher Airlines and directors declared as wilful defaulters would not be able to borrow from banks in the future. They would also lose director-level positions in companies and criminal proceeding could be initiated against them, if warranted, to recover the money.
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:05pm -
  • newUpbeat on India, will invest more: British Airways
    The company is offering an incredible discount of up to 90 percent on return tickets from Mumbai to London, starting at just Rs 40,252 for trips between 1st to 31st October.
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:44pm -
  • newKotak Mahindra AMC buys schemes of PineBridge Mutual Fund
    Speaking to CNBC-TV18’s Sonia Shenoy and Senthil Chengalvarayan, Gaurang Shah, President (asset management, life insurance and international business) at Kotak Mahindra Group said the new buy will add to its existing AUM, which he says, is expected to grow under the current market situation.
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 3:34pm -
  • newLooking to execute orders worth Rs 1400cr this year: SPML
    "The company’s order book has increased significantly over the last three years whereas the working capital mismatches in our industry is quite common. So we expect to raise about Rs 100 crore to service the current order book," Rishabh Sethi, ED, SPML said.
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 3:26pm -

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  • newWall St opens up, Alibaba awaited
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened higher on Friday after Scotland's vote to remain in the United Kingdom removed market uncertainty and Alibaba's strong pricing gave support to risk assets.
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:06pm -
  • newWall St to rise as Alibaba debuts, Scots stay in UK
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were set to rise at the open on Friday after Scotland's vote to remain in the United Kingdom removed market uncertainty and as Alibaba's strong pricing gave support to risk assets.
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:45pm -
  • newRelief for Europe as Scotland stays in United Kingdom
    LONDON (Reuters) - World markets rallied on Friday as Scotland's decision to stay in the United Kingdom lifted Europe and got investors over the latest in a recent run of tricky global political hurdles.
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:25pm -
  • newRupee gains on foreign flows, but falls for the week
    MUMBAI (Reuters) - The rupee rose for a fourth consecutive session on Friday, boosted by strong foreign fund flows into markets, although the local currency fell against the dollar for the week, in line with losses in other emerging Asian currencies.
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:31pm -
  • newExclusive - Asian buyers of U.S. LNG dial back as exuberance dims
    MILAN (Reuters) - A looming gas glut worldwide is prompting Japanese and Indian firms to resell to European traders and utilities big chunks of U.S. liquefied natural gas they had committed to buy several years ago, signalling tempered enthusiasm for U.S. energy.
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:19pm -
  • newNifty gains for third day; cash-rich exporters surge
    MUMBAI (Reuters) - The Nifty rose for a third consecutive session on Friday, hitting its highest in about 1-1/2 weeks, as cash-rich exporters such as Tata Consultancy Services surged on hopes of being better placed to weather any Fed-related volatility.
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:54pm -
  • newTop rice exporter India importing over 100,000 T on temporary supply squeeze
    NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India, the world's top rice exporter, is preparing to import the grain for the first time in nearly a quarter of a century to feed its remote and hilly northeastern region where rail freight is being disrupted due to a track overhaul.
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 3:21pm -
  • newSuzlon slumps; convertible bonds turned to shares
    Reuters Market Eye - Suzlon Energy slumps by maximum daily limit of 10 percent.
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 2:47pm -
  • newAsian shares up, Scottish vote seen lifting Europe
    TOKYO (Reuters) - The British pound rose sharply after the Scottish independence vote indicated Scotland would remain in the United Kingdom, while Wall Street's overnight gains and Alibaba Group's red-hot initial public offering underpinned Asian shares.
    - 10 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 12:06pm -
  • newIndiabulls Power surges; Motilal says 75 pct upside
    Reuters Market Eye - Indiabulls Power Ltd surges by maximum daily limit of 5 percent.
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 10:28am -
  • newTata group shares gain after Moody's upgrades ratings
    Reuters Market Eye - Tata group shares gain after Moody's upgrades ratings across member companies.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 10:27am -
  • newNepal clears GMR plan for $1.4 billion hydroelectric plant
    KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal’s centre-left cabinet on Thursday cleared the way for Indian firm GMR to build a $1.4 billion hydroelectric plant in the northwest of the country, a cabinet minister said, the Himalayan republic's biggest foreign investment scheme.
    - 13 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:24am -
  • newOracle's Ellison steps aside, co-CEOs Catz and Hurd take over
    SAN FRANCISCO/SEATTLE (Reuters) - Larry Ellison, co-founder and leader of Oracle Corp for 37 years, stepped aside as chief executive officer on Thursday, to be replaced by co-CEOs Safra Catz and Mark Hurd, raising questions about a job-sharing arrangement that has had a fraught record elsewhere.
    - 14 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:14am -
  • newTokyo's Nikkei share average opens up 0.69 pct
    TOKYO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Japan's benchmark Nikkei average
    - 16 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:53am -
  • newOracle's Ellison steps aside, co-CEOs Catz and Hurd take over
    SAN FRANCISCO/SEATTLE (Reuters) - Larry Ellison, co-founder and leader of Oracle Corp for almost four decades, stepped aside as chief executive on Thursday, to be replaced by co-CEOs Safra Catz and Mark Hurd, but stressed that nothing at the business software company will change.
    - 17 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:05am -
  • newAlibaba IPO prices at top of range, raising $21.8 bln
    REUTERS - Alibaba Group Holding priced its initial public offering at $68 a share, the top end of the expected range, raising $21.8 billion on Thursday, in the latest sign of strong investor appetite for the Chinese e-commerce juggernaut.
    - 17 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:44am -
  • newDow, S&P 500 at records as Fed-driven rally continues
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve kept intact its pledge to keep interest rates low, providing a backstop for investors that helped lift both the Dow and S&P to record highs.
    - 19 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 2:38am -
  • newNepal clears India’s GMR plan for $1.4 billion hydroelectric plant
    KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal’s centre-left cabinet on Thursday cleared the way for Indian firm GMR to build a $1.4 billion hydroelectric plant in the northwest of the country, a cabinet minister said, the Himalayan republic's biggest foreign investment scheme.
    - 22 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 12:17am -
  • newBig institutions no guarantee of stability for Alibaba IPO
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Alibaba Group Holding Ltd begins trading on Friday the shares may not be able to avoid the kind of volatility typically seen in trading of eagerly anticipated IPOs, even as the bulk of the shares sold are expected to reside with 25 to 50 behemoth institutions.
    - 22 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 12:15am -
  • newAlibaba set to price IPO shares amid investor frenzy
    REUTERS - Underwriters for Alibaba Group Holdings are planning to allocate the bulk of the heavily anticipated offering from the Chinese e-commerce company to a group of 25 to 50 large institutions when pricing is completed after the close of trading Thursday, people familiar with the situation said.
    - 23 hours ago, 18 Sep 14, 10:59pm -

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  • newAlibaba expected to rise more than 30 pct in trading debut - Reuters

    Alibaba expected to rise more than 30 pct in trading debut - Reuters

    ReutersAlibaba expected to rise more than 30 pct in trading debutReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares are expected to surge in their first day of trading on Friday as many investors that received fewer shares than hoped lined up orders to buy what looks likely to be the largest IPO in history.Alibaba's IPO Sparks Hometown CelebrationsWall Street JournalAlibaba Surges in New York Trading Debut After U.S. IPOBloombergAlibaba's Debut: Slow and SuccessfulBusinessweekMoneyco…
    - 9 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:49pm -
  • newAs Larry Ellison Steps Down At Oracle And SAP Buys Concur, Old Tech's New ... - Forbes

    As Larry Ellison Steps Down At Oracle And SAP Buys Concur, Old Tech's New ... - Forbes

    ForbesAs Larry Ellison Steps Down At Oracle And SAP Buys Concur, Old Tech's New ...ForbesAs Alibaba announced its pricing of the largest IPO in American history, two old rivals traded major announcements that shook up enterprise software landscape. But where things get interesting is how Oracle Oracle and SAP's SAP's ticker-tape news will ...4 Things to Keep Larry Ellison Busy After Stepping Down as Oracle CEOBloombergLarry Ellison's Legacy, Mentorship: Industry CommentsBusinessweekWhat Larry E…
    - 10 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:48pm -
  • newRBI Tells Banks to be Careful about 'Jan Dhan Yojana' - NDTV

    RBI Tells Banks to be Careful about 'Jan Dhan Yojana' - NDTV

    NDTVRBI Tells Banks to be Careful about 'Jan Dhan Yojana'NDTVThe Reserve Bank on Friday warned the banks to be more careful while opening accounts under the Jan-Dhan Yojana, saying that a single individual could open multiple accounts in the lure of Rs 1 lakh insurance cover. "There are some caveats when the ...Bank unions extend a cautious welcome to Jan Dhan YojanaHindu Business Lineall 21 news articles »
    - 15 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:43pm -
  • newGovt mulls raising excise duty on unbranded diesel - Zee News

    Govt mulls raising excise duty on unbranded diesel - Zee News

    Zee NewsGovt mulls raising excise duty on unbranded dieselZee NewsNew Delhi: With softening global oil rates leading to first ever profit on diesel sales, the government is considering raising excise duty on unbranded diesel to take away the gains. State-owned oil companies are making a profit of 35 paise a litre from this week ...and more »
    - 23 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:35pm -
  • newCentre's focus is on reviving existing PSUs, minister says - Times of India

    Centre's focus is on reviving existing PSUs, minister says - Times of India

    Economic TimesCentre's focus is on reviving existing PSUs, minister saysTimes of IndiaCOIMBATORE: The Central government is focusing on reviving the existing public sector enterprises, including Hindustan Photo Films in Coimbatore, said minister of state for heavy industries and public enterprises Pon Radhakrishnan on Friday. The focus of ...Centre has taken up issue of revival of HPF:RadhakrishnanBusiness Standard"Centre has taken up issue of revival of HPF"Press Trust of Indiaall 4 news artic…
    - 59 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:59pm -
  • newKharif output likely to drop from last year, could improve: Ministry - Hindu Business Line

    Kharif output likely to drop from last year, could improve: Ministry - Hindu Business Line

    Hindu Business LineKharif output likely to drop from last year, could improve: MinistryHindu Business LineA shortfall in rain from the delayed monsoon is likely to see total crop production fall from the highs seen last year. New Delhi, Sept. 19: The first advance Kharif foodgrain production estimates released by the Government here on Friday projected a decline of ...Kharif foodgrain output likely to fall by 7% on deficit rainsBusiness TodayKharif foodgrains production estimated to decline 6.9…
    - 1 hour ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:45pm -
  • newNepal clears GMR plan for $1.4 billion hydroelectric plant - Business Standard

    Nepal clears GMR plan for $1.4 billion hydroelectric plant - Business Standard

    Business StandardNepal clears GMR plan for $1.4 billion hydroelectric plantBusiness StandardAt a time when the publicly held GMR Infrastructure is looking at conserving cash and exploring various options to get its highly volatile leverage issue under control, the Nepal Government has awarded it a Rs 8,500-crore worth 900 Mw hydro power project.India's GMR to build $1.4-bn hydropower plant in Nepaldomain-BNepal clears Indian firm to build hydropower plantBusinessweekNepal, India sign deal to bui…
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:13pm -
  • newWith Fed uncertainty at bay, here are 23 multibagger ideas for 3-5 years - Economic Times

    With Fed uncertainty at bay, here are 23 multibagger ideas for 3-5 years - Economic Times

    Economic TimesWith Fed uncertainty at bay, here are 23 multibagger ideas for 3-5 yearsEconomic TimesNEW DELHI: Indian markets bounced back smartly after the US Federal Reserve said it would keep interest rates at near-zero levels for "some considerable time". Reacting to the news yesterday, the S&P BSE Sensex rallied nearly 500 points; but most of the ...Sensex down nearly 22 points on profit-booking; logs 6th weekly riseDaily News & AnalysisNifty, Sensex to rally haltingly – Weekly closing r…
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:10pm -
  • newVijay Mallya Should Not Continue on United Spirits Board: Proxy Advisory Firm - NDTV

    Vijay Mallya Should Not Continue on United Spirits Board: Proxy Advisory Firm - NDTV

    NDTVVijay Mallya Should Not Continue on United Spirits Board: Proxy Advisory FirmNDTVNew Delhi: The continuation of Vijay Mallya, who has been declared a 'wilful defaulter', on United Spirits Ltd's board would constrain the company from raising debt in the country, Institutional Investor Advisory Services (IiAS), a proxy advisory firm, has said.Investor advisory cautions against Mallya's reappointmentHindu Business LineMallya should not continue on United Spirits boardEconomic TimesProxy advisor…
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:53pm -
  • newIndia Administers Price-Cap Dose to Drug Companies - Wall Street Journal

    India Administers Price-Cap Dose to Drug Companies - Wall Street Journal

    IBNLiveIndia Administers Price-Cap Dose to Drug CompaniesWall Street JournalNEW DELHI—India is expanding a campaign to reduce drug prices by capping the amount pharmaceutical companies can charge for a growing list of medicines and warning of penalties for executives at firms that don't meet output targets. The National ...India caps prices of 36 more drugs to improve access - govt officialBusiness StandardPharma cos not to be impacted by NPPA's curb on anti-infective drugsHindu Business Line…
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:41pm -

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  • newAlibaba jumps more than 40 percent in trading debut

    Alibaba jumps more than 40 percent in trading debut

    By Liana B. Baker, Jessica Toonkel and Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares surged by more than 40 percent in their first day of trading on Friday as investors jumped in to buy what looks likely to be the largest IPO in history. More than two hours after trading began at the New York Stock Exchange, the stock opened at $92.70 and rose from there, hitting a high of $99.70 in active trading, during which more than 100 million shares change hands in composite trad…
    - 14 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:44pm -
  • newRetail investors rush to buy Alibaba IPO

    Retail investors rush to buy Alibaba IPO

    (Reuters) - Retail investors were rushing to place orders for shares in the initial public offering Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, which is likely to be the largest in history. TD Ameritrade Holding Corp saw the number of investor orders for shares in the Chinese e-commerce company hit 75 percent of the orders that came in during premarket trading at the Facebook Inc IPO, JJ Kinahan, chief market strategist at TD Ameritrade, told Reuters on Friday morning. At the same time, the expected price of tho…
    - 22 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:36pm -
  • newFiat to suspend output at Italian plant as demand falls: union

    Fiat to suspend output at Italian plant as demand falls: union

    MILAN (Reuters) - Italian automaker Fiat will temporarily suspend production at its Pomigliano plant in southern Italy from Oct. 16-27 amid weak demand, a union representative said on Friday. After meeting with the company to approve the temporary layoff of workers for the time of the closure, Giuseppe Terracciano, secretary general for the Fim-Cisl union in Naples, said the measure was "necessary because of the slowdown in the market in view of the end of the year". Fiat confirmed the temporary…
    - 29 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:29pm -
  • newWho Narrates Business? The Gender Disparity of Social CEOs

    Who Narrates Business? The Gender Disparity of Social CEOs

    Women may be leaning in, or at least talking a lot about what that means as business leaders, but they are not doing the greatest job getting their voices heard. Instead, men are still perceived to be narrating business. It follows that men have also taken the lead in using social media to build their credibility and gain influence. So, what's...
    - 29 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:29pm -
  • newAlibaba shares open at $94 a share

    Alibaba shares open at $94 a share

    The Chinese company's record-breaking initial public offering is paying off with a splashy debut on the New York Stock Exchange.>
    - 29 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:29pm -
  • newApple iPhone 6 goes on sale around the world

    Apple iPhone 6 goes on sale around the world

    Doors open at Apple stores across the globe as the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus hit the shelves.>
    - 35 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:23pm -
  • newNvidia unveils GeForce GTX 980, 970 GPUs using Maxwell chips

    Nvidia unveils GeForce GTX 980, 970 GPUs using Maxwell chips

    The GPU leader in the high-end gaming PC market has two new powerhouse components to sell ahead of the flurry of fall video game releases.>
    - 45 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:13pm -
  • newLow Latency 109: I'm your Destiny

    Low Latency 109: I'm your Destiny

    Master Chief awakes in a cold sweat, forced to ponder what could have been.>
    - 56 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:02pm -
  • newApple fan buys iPhone 6, promptly drops it on TV

    Apple fan buys iPhone 6, promptly drops it on TV

    Jack Cooksey was first through the doors at the Apple store in Perth, Australia. He's also one of the first people in the world to drop a new iPhone 6.>
    - 58 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:00pm -
  • newGerman minister: EU-U.S. trade talks not perfect but EU's best chance

    German minister: EU-U.S. trade talks not perfect but EU's best chance

    BERLIN (Reuters) - A European free trade deal with the United States may not be perfect but is the last chance for Europe to remain globally relevant, Germany's economy minister said on Friday. Sigmar Gabriel's comments, made a day before his party decides its line on the negotiations, echoed those of Chancellor Angela Merkel, also on Friday, who said a deal would be of "unimaginable value" and no "red lines" would be crossed. ...
    - 59 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:59pm -
  • newU.S. Senate Democrats propose exit tax for inverting companies

    U.S. Senate Democrats propose exit tax for inverting companies

    By Emily Stephenson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Senate Democrats want to force U.S. companies to pay an exit tax on any profits held overseas if the companies decide to reincorporate abroad to cut their tax bills, the latest in a slew of proposals to stem such "inversion" deals. Senators Sherrod Brown and Dick Durbin on Friday released details of a bill that would require foreign earnings that have not been repatriated, or brought into the United States, to be taxed as income at the point when a…
    - 60 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:58pm -
  • newPhone 6 delay in China triggers black market sales

    Phone 6 delay in China triggers black market sales

    With the new iPhones not yet available in China, individuals are scooping them up through other sources and then reselling them at high prices, says Bloomberg.>
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:19pm -
  • newWall Street rises as Scots stay in UK, Alibaba debuts

    Wall Street rises as Scots stay in UK, Alibaba debuts

    By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were rising in early trading on Friday, setting record highs on the Dow and S&P 500 after Scotland's vote to remain in the United Kingdom removed market uncertainty and Alibaba's strong pricing gave support to risk assets. Unionists' victory in Scotland's vote kept it in the United Kingdom and gave a boost to European stocks, while sterling rose against the euro and the U.S. dollar. ...
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:09pm -
  • newSwiftkey keyboard app shoots to top of iTunes charts

    Swiftkey keyboard app shoots to top of iTunes charts

    Known for its powers of predictive typing, the app now ranks No. 1 among all free iPhone apps in Apple's App Store.>
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:01pm -
  • newU.S.: BofA bid to void $1.27 billion fraud verdict defies common sense

    U.S.: BofA bid to void $1.27 billion fraud verdict defies common sense

    By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. government said Bank of America Corp's bid to throw out a jury verdict finding it liable for the sale of questionable loans to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac before the financial crisis, which led to a $1.27 billion penalty, defies common sense and should be rejected. In a court filing on Thursday night, the U.S. ...
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:50pm -
  • new3D printer heading to space could enable lunar exploration

    3D printer heading to space could enable lunar exploration

    Astronauts aboard the International Space Station will soon have a new high-tech tool at their disposal. CNET's Sumi Das visits Made In Space, the startup that's developed a 3D printer which works in microgravity, allowing crews to print tools, parts and more on demand.>
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:30pm -
  • newGet a $15 iTunes gift card for $10

    Get a $15 iTunes gift card for $10

    It's a no-brainer. If you routinely buy stuff from iTunes, here's a little extra bang for your 10 bucks. Plus: two bonus deals!>
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:29pm -
  • newNokia.com yields to new Microsoft Mobile Devices site

    Nokia.com yields to new Microsoft Mobile Devices site

    Info on Lumia smartphones is moving to new digs as Microsoft continues to assimilate the goodies it got in its big Nokia deal.>
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:16pm -
  • newChina hands drugmaker GSK record $489 million fine for paying bribes

    China hands drugmaker GSK record $489 million fine for paying bribes

    By Adam Jourdan and Ben Hirschler SHANGHAI/LONDON (Reuters) - China fined GlaxoSmithKline Plc a record 3 billion yuan ($489 million) on Friday for paying bribes to doctors to use its drugs, underlining the risks of doing business there while also ending a damaging chapter for the British drugmaker. A court in the southern city of Changsha handed suspended jail sentences to Mark Reilly, the former head of GSK in China, and four other GSK executives of between two and four years, according to stat…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:15pm -
  • newHow to Run Your Business Like a Rock Star

    How to Run Your Business Like a Rock Star

    Richard and Rana Florida with musician Jack White at Third Man Records, Nashville.Bands and startups have a lot in common. Sleepless nights, fueled on caffeine and adrenaline, they both have a lot at stake and chances are they've sacrificed a lot to get to where they are. Success in a hyper competitive marketplace relies on a number of...
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:14pm -
  • newGM's Cadillac to introduce high-end sedan in late 2015

    GM's Cadillac to introduce high-end sedan in late 2015

    By Bernie Woodall DETROIT (Reuters) - As it strives to energize its Cadillac brand that once led the U.S. luxury auto market, General Motors Co said on Friday it will begin production of a new "top-end, high-technology car" by the end of 2015. The as-yet unnamed flagship sedan will be positioned "above today's CTS and XTS product lines," and "will add to rather than replace any model in the portfolio," GM said in a statement. First sales in the United States are likely by the end of 2015, and sa…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:53pm -
  • newSeoul says Uber ride-sharing is illegal before it's even started

    Seoul says Uber ride-sharing is illegal before it's even started

    South Korea's capital city says it will arrest drivers on the spot if the UberX service, currently in a free testing phase, becomes fully operational.>
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:39pm -
  • newCNET en Español's First Anniversary and the State of Diversity in the Tech Industry

    CNET en Español's First Anniversary and the State of Diversity in the Tech Industry

    [COMMENTARY] In it's first anniversary, CNET en Español brings light to the most influential and outstanding Latinos in an industry that could do much better when it comes to diversity.>
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:30pm -
  • newNetflix invades Europe: Why expansion beyond the US is so critical

    Netflix invades Europe: Why expansion beyond the US is so critical

    Although its US business is humming along just fine, international expansion will provide the real growth for the video-streaming company.>
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:11pm -
  • newSome consumers say Apple is losing its 'cool' factor

    Some consumers say Apple is losing its 'cool' factor

    By Malathi Nayak SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Holly Riggle, a 29-year-old white-collar worker from Ohio, is just the kind of everyday customer Apple Inc would love to have for its new iPhone 6, which launches Friday. But Riggle is sticking to her Android smartphone, calling Apple less ”original” than it was under former chief executive Steve Jobs. She's one of the 16 percent of respondents in a Reuters/Ipsos poll who said Apple had become somewhat or much less cool in the last two years. By com…
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:34pm -
  • newHow do you make a good virtual reality game? Oculus developers meet to find out

    How do you make a good virtual reality game? Oculus developers meet to find out

    Developers looking to build games for Oculus' VR headset will swap their best tricks of the trade at the company's first conference.>
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:30pm -
  • newSamsung Launches Ultra-Efficient LED Tube Lighting for Business

    Samsung Launches Ultra-Efficient LED Tube Lighting for Business

    Samsung Launches Ultra-Efficient LED Tube Lighting for Business   ‘Plug-and-play' simplicity enables consumers easy installation ever   Samsung Electronics introduces new LED ECG/CCG compatible versions of its leading L-tube range enabling businesses to easily and …
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 3:10pm -
  • newiPhone 6 is here, but do we need Apple Pay? asks CNET UK podcast 403

    iPhone 6 is here, but do we need Apple Pay? asks CNET UK podcast 403

    As the iPhone 6 lands and Phones 4U folds, we ask if we even need that Apple Pay thing America is making such a fuss about.>
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 2:24pm -
  • newCrave giveaway: Nuvyyo Tablo over-the-air DVR

    Crave giveaway: Nuvyyo Tablo over-the-air DVR

    Stream broadcast TV to any device with this week's prize, a Tablo over-the-air DVR from Nuvyyo. No remote needed.>
    - 9 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 12:30pm -
  • newGoogle to encrypt data on new version of Android by default

    Google to encrypt data on new version of Android by default

    Encryption has been optional since 2011, but Android L, due out later this year, will include activation procedures for automatic encryption.>
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 11:08am -
  • newCars of the future prone to hacking thanks to '80s security

    Cars of the future prone to hacking thanks to '80s security

    Cars are becoming smarter and more connected than ever before, but according to one researcher these cars of the future are being held back by security systems fresh from the 1980s.>
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 10:22am -
  • newUnboxing Samsung Level Box mini

    Unboxing Samsung Level Box mini

    About a month ago, Samsung introduced series of Level Box mini. And earlier this month the cute and shiny wireless speakers made an appearance at IFA 2014. The Samsung Level Box mini has more compact …
    - 13 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:33am -
  • newBatmobile hitches a ride on 'Star Wars' Millennium Falcon?

    Batmobile hitches a ride on 'Star Wars' Millennium Falcon?

    Director J.J. Abrams tweets a video showing a glimpse of Han Solo's beloved hunk of junk -- the Millennium Falcon -- with a fun shout-out to "Batman vs. Superman" at the end.>
    - 14 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:07am -
  • newGoogle's YouTube investing in its own stars

    Google's YouTube investing in its own stars

    As competition in online video heats up, Google's video service wants to make sure its most popular performers stay put.>
    - 16 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:20am -
  • newIFA 2006 and IFA 2014: How Samsung has changed

    IFA 2006 and IFA 2014: How Samsung has changed

    IFA 2014 ended last week, and some of the staff here at Samsung Tomorrow seemed to be experiencing symptoms of withdrawal, looking completely lost at the office. Noticing the looks on their colleagues’ faces, some …
    - 16 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:30am -
  • newTomorrow Daily 054: The human hamster wheel, Tokyo Game Show 2014, bruise suits, and more

    Tomorrow Daily 054: The human hamster wheel, Tokyo Game Show 2014, bruise suits, and more

    On today's show, we get a good laugh out of the human hamster wheel that's also a standing desk, squeal like tweens over Tokyo Game Show trailers, and marvel at the brilliance of a "bruise suit" created to help Paralympians identify potential injuries.>
    - 16 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:28am -
  • newTwitpic acquired by mystery buyer, will stay in business

    Twitpic acquired by mystery buyer, will stay in business

    Just a week before its planned closure after a trademark battle with Twitter, the image-sharing service has been saved. But it's not sharing the details yet.>
    - 17 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:18am -
  • newQualcomm CEO: 8B new smartphones will hit the market over next 5 years

    Qualcomm CEO: 8B new smartphones will hit the market over next 5 years

    The mobile-chip giant also unveils new software-development kits for LTE Broadcast and for its Vuforia augmented-reality software, designed for digital eyewear like Samsung's Gear VR.>
    - 17 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:14am -
  • newIntel's wireless charging bowl coming by year's end

    Intel's wireless charging bowl coming by year's end

    CEO Brian Krzanich reveals origin of the charging bowl for smartphones and electronics but is mum on an expected price.>
    - 17 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:12am -
  • newEllison retrospective: An original straight out of central casting

    Ellison retrospective: An original straight out of central casting

    Oracle's founder, who stepped down Thursday as CEO, has carved out a unique -- and sometimes controversial -- persona as a titan of tech.>
    - 17 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:55am -

Yahoo! India Business

  • newCorrected – U.S. Fed's Fisher expects first rate hike in the spring - FBN

    Corrected – U.S. Fed's Fisher expects first rate hike in the spring - FBN

    REUTERS - (Corrects fifth paragraph to show Fisher meant quarter-point not quarterly increments) The Federal Reserve should start raising U.S. interest rates in the spring, earlier than many investors currently expect, and should do so both slowly and gradually, a top Fed official said on Friday. "I personally would want to see, the date of our first move, I personally expect it to occur in the spring and not in the summer as it seems the markets are discounting," Dallas Federal Reserve Bank Pre…
    - 29 mins ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:29pm -
  • newFrance's Sarkozy sets return to politics with "new project"

    France's Sarkozy sets return to politics with "new project"

    PARIS (Reuters) - France's former president Nicolas Sarkozy announced his return to politics on Friday, declaring he would seek the leadership of the opposition UMP party in a move that would position him for a 2017 presidential bid. The announcement on his Facebook page ends months of local media speculation that the 59-year-old conservative would return to the fray after his defeat by Francois Hollande in 2012. "I am a candidate for the presidency of my political family," he said. ...
    - 1 hour ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:35pm -
  • newGlobal shares rise after Scotland vote, Alibaba awaited

    Global shares rise after Scotland vote, Alibaba awaited

    By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stock markets around the world rose on Friday after Scotland voted to remain in the United Kingdom and removed an element of uncertainty for equity markets, which were on track for a week of strong gains. Investors were also eagerly awaiting the initial public offering of Alibaba Group, slated to debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday. A strong opening-day performance could add to the broader risk appetite of the market. ...
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:20pm -
  • newWall St opens up, Alibaba awaited

    Wall St opens up, Alibaba awaited

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened higher on Friday after Scotland's vote to remain in the United Kingdom removed market uncertainty and Alibaba's strong pricing gave support to risk assets. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 42.84 points, or 0.25 percent, to 17,308.83, the S&P 500 gained 3.42 points, or 0.17 percent, to 2,014.78 and the Nasdaq Composite added 14.92 points, or 0.32 percent, to 4,608.34. For the week, the Dow is up 2 percent, the S&P is up 1.6 percent and the Nasdaq is up…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 7:06pm -
  • newWall St to rise as Alibaba debuts, Scots stay in UK

    Wall St to rise as Alibaba debuts, Scots stay in UK

    By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were set to rise at the open on Friday after Scotland's vote to remain in the United Kingdom removed market uncertainty and as Alibaba's strong pricing gave support to risk assets. Stocks could build on record highs set in the previous session by the Dow industrials and S&P 500 in a week when the Federal Reserve also renewed its commitment to low interest rates. Scotland's vote to stay in the United Kingdom gave a boost to European stocks while…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:45pm -
  • newRelief for Europe as Scotland stays in United Kingdom

    Relief for Europe as Scotland stays in United Kingdom

    By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) - World markets rallied on Friday as Scotland's decision to stay in the United Kingdom lifted Europe and got investors over the latest in a recent run of tricky global political hurdles. Scotland voted to remain in the UK by 55 percent to 45 percent, a clear outcome likely to bring relief to a number of countries in Europe, particularly Spain, which is facing similar secessionist pressures in Catalonia. ...
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 6:25pm -
  • newSensex closes flat; capital goods decline
    Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed flat in volatile trade Friday as capital goods, oil and gas and automobile stocks fell.
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:34pm -
  • newRupee gains on foreign flows, but falls for the week

    Rupee gains on foreign flows, but falls for the week

    By Gaurav Pai MUMBAI (Reuters) - The rupee rose for a fourth consecutive session on Friday, boosted by strong foreign fund flows into markets, although the local currency fell against the dollar for the week, in line with losses in other emerging Asian currencies. Scotland's decision to stay in the United Kingdom also eased investor concerns on Friday after a recent run of global political obstacles. Although the rupee hit a one-month low on Monday, it has steadily risen since then on optimism t…
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:31pm -
  • newRussian PM Medvedev vows to keep economy open, hails pivot to China

    Russian PM Medvedev vows to keep economy open, hails pivot to China

    By Darya Korsunskaya and Katya Golubkova SOCHI Russia (Reuters) - Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Friday that Russia would not isolate its sanctions-hit economy from the West but said improving relations with Asian countries has become a key strategy. Sanctions imposed by the West over Moscow's involvement in the separatist conflict in Ukraine have limited Russia's access to foreign cash, sent the rouble to historic lows and slowed economic growth to a crawl. Moscow in retaliation has imp…
    - 5 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:31pm -
  • newSAP buys expenses software maker Concur for $7.3 bln

    SAP buys expenses software maker Concur for $7.3 bln

    By Harro Ten Wolde FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's SAP has agreed to buy U.S. expenses software maker Concur for $7.3 billion in cash, strengthening its position in cloud computing but sending its shares down almost 3 percent on concern over the price. SAP has been slow to embrace cloud computing, which allows businesses to cut costs by ditching bulky servers for network-based systems, but the Concur deal announced late on Thursday accelerates its growth in the cloud while protecting its positio…
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:27pm -
  • newTop rice exporter India importing over 100,000 T on temporary supply squeeze

    Top rice exporter India importing over 100,000 T on temporary supply squeeze

    By Mayank Bhardwaj NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India, the world's top rice exporter, is preparing to import the grain for the first time in nearly a quarter of a century to feed its remote and hilly northeastern region where rail freight is being disrupted due to a track overhaul. The country will import more than 100,000 tonnes of rice from neighbouring Myanmar over the next several months, likely spread out across 10,000-30,000 tonne tenders, government officials said. ...
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 3:21pm -
  • newAsian shares up, Scottish vote seen lifting Europe

    Asian shares up, Scottish vote seen lifting Europe

    By Lisa Twaronite TOKYO (Reuters) - The British pound rose sharply after the Scottish independence vote indicated Scotland would remain in the United Kingdom, while Wall Street's overnight gains and Alibaba Group's red-hot initial public offering underpinned Asian shares. The cheer was expected to spread to European bourses, where financial spreadbetters predicted Britain's FTSE 100 would open up by 78-79 points, or 1.2 percent; Germany's DAX was seen opening 70-72 points, or 0.7 percent higher;…
    - 10 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 12:06pm -
  • newHeavy rain floods Philippine capital; markets, schools shut

    Heavy rain floods Philippine capital; markets, schools shut

    MANILA (Reuters) - Heavy rain in the Philippine capital, Manila, caused flooding in many areas on Friday, shutting schools, government offices and financial markets as a tropical storm made landfall to the north. Thousands of residents in low-lying areas were moved to higher ground, officials said, as flood waters rose quickly after the equivalent of half a month's usual rain fell in six hours. The Philippine Stock Exchange suspended trade after the government cancelled work and classes in the c…
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 10:56am -
  • newSensex gains 54 points; auto stocks rally
    Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday was trading 53.91 points or 0.20 percent up as auto stocks gained.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 9:46am -
  • newOracle's Ellison steps aside, co-CEOs Catz and Hurd take over

    Oracle's Ellison steps aside, co-CEOs Catz and Hurd take over

    By Noel Randewich and Bill Rigby SAN FRANCISCO/SEATTLE (Reuters) - Larry Ellison, co-founder and leader of Oracle Corp for 37 years, stepped aside as chief executive officer on Thursday, to be replaced by co-CEOs Safra Catz and Mark Hurd, raising questions about a job-sharing arrangement that has had a fraught record elsewhere. Ellison and the two new co-CEOs each stressed that nothing would change under the new management structure, with Ellison staying on as executive chairman and chief techno…
    - 14 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 8:14am -
  • newTokyo's Nikkei share average opens up 0.69 pct

    Tokyo's Nikkei share average opens up 0.69 pct

    TOKYO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Japan's benchmark Nikkei average opened up 0.69 percent at 16,177.94 on Friday, while the broader Topix gained 0.49 percent to 1,324.34. (Reporting by Tokyo markets team)
    - 16 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 5:53am -
  • newAlibaba IPO prices at top of range, raising $21.8 bln

    Alibaba IPO prices at top of range, raising $21.8 bln

    By Liana B. Baker, Jessica Toonkel and Deepa Seetharaman REUTERS - Alibaba Group Holding priced its initial public offering at $68 a share, the top end of the expected range, raising $21.8 billion on Thursday, in the latest sign of strong investor appetite for the Chinese e-commerce juggernaut. At that price, the IPO, one of the largest-ever, would give Alibaba a market valuation of $167.6 billion, surpassing American corporate icons from Walt Disney Co to Boeing Co. The offering also vaults it…
    - 17 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 4:44am -
  • newInstitutions to get lion's share of Alibaba spoils

    Institutions to get lion's share of Alibaba spoils

    By Liana B. Baker, Jessica Toonkel and Deepa Seetharaman (Reuters) - Major institutional investors such as BlackRock will likely receive the bulk of roughly $22 billion worth of Alibaba Group Holdings shares being sold in an initial public offering set to price later on Thursday, people familiar with the situation said. By restricting the allocation so narrowly to large institutions, the underwriters of the IPO hope to prevent volatile trading of the Chinese e-commerce company's shares after exp…
    - 19 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 3:05am -
  • newScots independence polls close, UK's future in the balance

    Scots independence polls close, UK's future in the balance

    By Guy Faulconbridge and Angus MacSwan EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scotland has voted on whether to stay within the United Kingdom or break the 307-year-old union in a finely balanced independence referendum with global consequences. Its verdict should be clear around breakfast time on Friday. Polling booths closed at 2100 GMT from remote highlands and islands to the tough city estates of Glasgow with surveys suggesting Scots were almost equally divided in a vote watched closely by Britain's allies, i…
    - 19 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 2:56am -
  • newDow, S&P 500 at records as Fed-driven rally continues

    Dow, S&P 500 at records as Fed-driven rally continues

    By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve kept intact its pledge to keep interest rates low, providing a backstop for investors that helped lift both the Dow and S&P to record highs. The Fed said Wednesday at the conclusion of a two-day policy meeting it would keep interest rates near zero for a "considerable time," language supportive of equities which some had expected to be dropped from the statement. ...
    - 19 hours ago, 19 Sep 14, 2:38am -